Southern coast of Ladoga Lake

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus LC resident 1998 300 B1i
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus VU passage 1997 15-20 individuals A1
Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus LC breeding 1998 250 breeding pairs A4i, B1i, B2

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Mixed woodland, Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland -
Shrubland -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Raised bogs -
Coastline Sand dunes & beaches, Lagoons -
Marine Coastal/Supratidal -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Southern coast of Ladoga Lake. Downloaded from on 09/12/2022.